NEXCO CENTRAL (Central Nippon Expressway Company Limited)

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Call for technical proposals

September 24, 2019 update

About technology strategy

NEXCO CENTRAL Is working on “promoting technology development that enhances safety and comfort”, one of four management policies.
Sophisticated inspection work, aging Expressway We have formulated a “Technology Strategy” to proactively develop and utilize technologies for improving health and ICT, IoT, and AI technologies that are undergoing remarkable technological innovation.
To achieve this, we promote open innovation with universities and companies, actively utilize the technology we have, and promote technology development.

Please check here for more details. PDF file[Development of technology strategy] PDF file (12MB)
                                                   [Promotion of technological development] MP4 video files

1. Call for technical proposals

In order to actively utilize the technologies possessed by universities and companies, we are particularly looking for information and proposals on new technologies and new construction methods for the following themes.

theme

  • ● Expressway Renewal Project technology that reduces life cycle costs and ensures quality
  • ● Sophisticated inspection
  • ● Traffic safety support and advanced traffic congestion mitigation technology using advanced ICT
  • ● Support technology on the road side to disseminate autonomous driving
  • ● Technology leading to improved safety of structures
  • ● Technology that leads to the safety of field work

Please check here for details of recruitment. [Recruitment of technical proposals (application method)] Word file

2. Recruitment of information on new technologies related to joint research

In order to actively utilize the technologies possessed by universities and companies, we are looking for information on new technologies and new construction methods for the following themes.

theme

There is currently no recruitment.

3. Recruitment of joint research and developers

In order to actively utilize the technologies possessed by universities and companies, we are looking for joint research / developers with the following themes.

theme

There is currently no recruitment.

4. Recruitment of information on technical products

In order to make active use of technology products owned by universities and companies, we are looking for information on the following technical products.

theme

There is currently no recruitment.

5. About the results of the technical solicitation [NEW]

Technical open call for traffic image analysis technology using CCTV cameras

Central Nippon Expressway Company Limited is a location where the angle of view is automatically recognized for the turning / zoom CCTV camera installed at Expressway to detect traffic accidents, etc., and where no lighting is installed. However, we have publicly recruited technology for detecting traffic accidents to private companies, and have verified the detection accuracy and practicality through tests using actual Expressway images.
This time, as a result of the verification, effective technologies (4 companies) have been selected.

The selected technologies will be trial-introduced on Expressway managed by the Company after fiscal 2020, and will continue to confirm detection accuracy and operational aspects.
In addition, we will formulate Standard specifications to Large the introduction.

≫Selected company≫

  • ● Omron Social Solutions Co., Ltd.
  • ● Sense Time Japan Co., Ltd.
  • ● Hitachi Kokusai Electric Inc.
  • ● Fujitsu Limited
  • (Alphabetical order)

PDF file技術 Technical overview of selected companies≫